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SFGTV2
Dec 20, 2012 7:30pm PST
lot of manufacturers are real -- are already making those toilets. right here, we have a dual-flush toilet. this toilet uses 1.6 gallons on the full flush and 0.9 on the half less. >> what happened? >> it automatically opens. this is a fancy toilet. we can get to that later. >> this is the half loss, which is how many? >> 0.9. so it is very good toilet, water-saving. and then the other kind of toilet that saves water is and 1.28 gallons a flush. >> i know when people first started selling and installing the 1.6, there were problems with it was not clear in the bowl and all of that. have those generally been resolved? >> yes, they have come out with a lot of new technologies, and the flushing systems are a lot more powerful. this toilet in particular has the new double cyclone feature, which shoots out of the rim and the bowl. let's look at it. shoots out here and here, so it cleans the ball really well as it flushes. >> there are lots and lots of brands. this is just one brand. these are manufactured in japan? >> these are manufactured all over the world. they have two factories in
CNBC
Dec 13, 2012 5:00pm EST
. i think the market wants to see a selloff with fiscal cliff. you haven't gotten a good flush. every time you're waiting for it, you want to buy, but you don't really get that good flush. >> how -- >> how do you get a good flush? >> let's not go there. my bad. >> i think honestly people are wondering what the heck is a good flush? >> it's got to be a 30 handle. >> 30 handle on the s&p. >> exactly. that real mark in the sand has been 1395 in the s&p cash. you want to see it below that to make people feel as if they're getting bang for the buck. >> by the way, we understand that house speaker boehner is on his way to the white house as we speak. >> you know, it's evenly divided. some say we're going to get this deal by year-end. and some say we're not. but the truth is, even if we get a deal, it's a short-term patch. we're still going to get downgraded. >> we're getting a deal or we're not getting a deal? >> gun to my head, i think we're getting a deal. >> you? >> i think we're getting a deal and ill think that it will be last minute like everything in washington. and they won't
SFGTV2
Dec 27, 2012 7:30pm PST
? >> number one, they want a toilet they can flush. that is definitely important. but then, water savings. i guess lastly would be the esthetics of it. the ada, or comfort height, as they call it -- >> let me interrupt you. hey, how're you doing? are you shopping for a toilet? walk right over here. are you in a shopping for a toilet? if you were, were your shopping for a toilet, what would you look for? >> i don't know. some banks eco-friendly. -- something eco-friendly. >> do you have a lot of people say that? >> yes. water savings, and most have rebates, so you are saving on costs. that is important today. >> let's talk for a minute about aging in place because it is such an important issue. we have a seat height to be concerned about, but a lot of other things. for example, people worry about getting into bathtubs because they are slippery. how do you deal with that? >> it all depends. the most important thing you can do is have a grab bar for the tub and shower. we think about the toilet heights. we think about having barrier- free back from -- bathrooms. if you are in a wheelchair, a sh
SFGTV2
Dec 15, 2012 8:00am PST
tap, or without their waste flushed immediately away. i think people often forget -- because, you know, water utilities have made it very convenient for people to get water -- how important this is. man: in terms of water supply, wastewater, stormwater development -- these are independent technologies. but what came first, most often, was a water supply system. the basic system is essentially the same as we used back in the 19th century. and in some cases, some of the same pipes. grusheski: philadelphia was the first american city to develop a water system and to take on as a municipal responsibility water delivery to all of its citizens. when william penn laid out the city, he actually chose a spot of land that had a lot of groundwater. however, by 1730, 30,000 people lived within the first seven blocks of philadelphia, next to the delaware river. well, 30,000 people caused filth in the city and polluted their water sources. the groundwater was not potable. and in one year, 1/6 of the population died of yellow fever. now, they didn't know at the time that yellow fever was carried
SFGTV2
Dec 29, 2012 9:00am PST
a situation that most people don't even see. it flushed yesterday, it flushed 10 years ago, what's the problem? narrator: atlanta is a rapidly growing urban area. its primary source of drinking water is the chattahoochee river, which also provides water to many downstream communities. but its infrastructure is dangerously old, without outdated facilities and combined sewer overflows polluting the watershed. the city faces strict consent decrees and lawsuits, along with a severe lack of funding. man: when i started working for the city of atlanta in the late '70s, we were approaching that point in time where a lot was going to be needed, in terms of rehabilitation and upkeep. most of the very large pipes were at least 80 years old. we had needs that were identified in the '50s and in the '60s and in the '70s that were deferred. woman: we are urging that we all try to find a way to overcome the obstacles and limitations that might exist. woman: when i was running for office, i met someone who knew mayor hartsfield, who, in the late 1960s, said, "i don't know who the next mayor will b
FOX
Dec 20, 2012 9:30am PST
bidet is a little intimidating. >> so you flush the toilet from your phone. >> you can flush the toilet from your phone. hit a button. you can have your favorite songs playing. >> wait a minute. the most interesting things of them all. you can analyze what you've done in the toilet. >> what do you mean you can analyze. >> keep a toilet diary. they use little icons so you click which one corresponds to what you got. >> i don't think that is something you want to keep track of. that's one thing you do and forget it happened. >> icons to rate the quality. >> these are like round, long ones, splatter pop. >> square poop. who has square poop. >> why do they have hats? >> this is what they decided to do to create a fun look for the app. >> not anywhere do i say the s shape. >> i don't like it. imuncomfortable, the whole keep track of it. new york city just let it go. >>> ladies, the guy you're seeing in this video is floyd hayes. floyd needs to find himself some work. he says he's the former creative director. now he's a freelance creative consultant. basically according to him he deve
SFGTV
Dec 4, 2012 8:30pm PST
wide border. for people with low vision to get the same information. the shape of the domes, flush transition between the bolt bottom of the ramp and gutter. >> we have a beveled transition on the change in level, tape on the surfaces, temporary asphalt to fill in level changes, flush transition to temporary wood platform and ramp down into the street under the scaffoldinging. detectable ramps. they are all detectable. nothing down below or protruding that people are going to get snagged up on. smooth clean that nobody is going get caught up on. >> our no. 1 issue is what we see here, the uplifting and shreufting to concrete due too street tree roots. here is another problem we have with street trees. if i have i was a person blind, this would be an uncomfortable way to find out. >> we don't want to create hazards. >> sometimes vendors put sidewalk cafes where people push the chairs too far out. >> sometimes it can be impassable. so much foot traffic that there is no room for a wheelchair or walker to go by. >> san francisco is a lively street life, it can be an issue with people w
ABC
Dec 25, 2012 11:35pm PST
pressure. side effects include headache, flushing, upset stomach, and abnormal vision. to avoid long-term injury, seek immediate medical help for an erection lasting more than four hours. stop taking viagra and call your doctor right away if you experience a sudden decrease or loss in vision or hearing. this is the age of taking action. viagra. talk to your doctor. this is the age of taking action. ...so as you can see, geico's customer satisfaction is at 97%. mmmm tasty. and cut! very good. people are always asking me how we make these geico adverts. so we're taking you behind the scenes. this coffee cup, for example, is computer animated. it's not real. geico's customer satisfaction is quite real though. this computer-animated coffee tastes dreadful. geico. 15 minutes could save you 15 % or more on car insurance. someone get me a latte will ya, please? we've decided to we're all having such a great year in the gulf, put aside our rivalry. 'cause all our states are great. and now is when the gulf gets even better. the beaches and waters couldn't be more beautiful. take a boat r
SFGTV
Dec 22, 2012 1:00am PST
, but i think building the panels down flush and dropping a foot or so might be a good thing to do? >> definitely dropping the panels down. >> commissioner sugaya. >> the project had a pre-application meeting, which is required. which included notification to the neighborhood associations for the neighborhood. >>> when did that take place? >> that could have taken place, i believe prior to the filing of the building permit application. >> so mr. nickitas, do you know what that date was? >> commissioner, that pre-dated my involvement with the project, but architect levitt sent out notices for the preapmeeting and we have the attendance from it. my understanding is that the pacific neighborhoods association received notice and choose not to attend the pre-app meeting >> thank you >> thank you. >> commissioner? >> i actually don't have a problem with this project. i don't like the way the solar panels are sitting and if we can work on that, that would be -- not too happy that we're not gaining any units, are we? but then we have to talk about making the building even taller. i don't k
CBS
Dec 27, 2012 5:30pm PST
production. we'll take you to a boomtown flush with cash. that story is next. me#> >> glor: with just a few days to go, 2012 will likely set a record high for gas prices. a.a.a. says the average was $3.61 a gallon nationwide this year. that is ten cents more than in 2011. that surge in prices came even though oil production is booming in this country. the u.s. is forecast to overtake saudi arabia as the world's largest oil producer by 2020. ben tracy visited one of america's new boomtowns. >> reporter: in the middle of a colorado cornfield, sandwiched between cattle and farmhouses, is the front line of an american oil boom. >> we plan to invest over $8 billion over the next five years here, so we're extremely excited. >> reporter: mike dickinson works for noble energy, which is doubling its production in weld county. this oil field stretches from colorado into wyoming. in 2008, it produced 83,000 barrels of oil, yet this year it is expected to reach nearly ten million barrels. how different is the technology that we're seeing here today versus what you were doing out here a couple of years
FOX Business
Dec 16, 2012 1:00am EST
women would partake in. it was handed to states so they could keep their pension funds flush and finance things like solyndra. even the president joked about there was no shovel-ready jobs. the labor movement should be mad at the president, not at republicans and not at fox news. >> neil: they did help push them over the finish line. >> but back to politics, i agree that is the political process we're seeing here. >> neil: i have no idea where we ended up but that is fine. just a dime for the holiday. one airline is giving flyers the gift of new speed. girl: don't look at me. second girl: your hair's a bit frizzy today. aw! ha ha! you should pick that up. announcer: every day, kids witness bullying. poor you. ha ha! they want to help but don't know how. teach your kids how to be more than a bystander. visit stopbullying.gov. traffic noises may0i0walk you acrossp the street?ú thanks.ú ♪ hold0my hand0 >>. >> neil: american airlines offering round trip tickets but for a price bundling service like raking up to $88. >> these guys are ranging in billions. it reminds me you go to c
CW
Dec 22, 2012 9:30pm CST
half when lenzelle smith junior nails the flush for the buckeyes... but red shirt freshman ben mcclemore then took over for the jayhawks...after a steal he goes in for the jam...he had 22...and kansas wins it....74- 66....in a battle of top ten teams. the bears headed for arizona this afternoon...taking a whole lot of pressure along with them on the flight. it is a must win against the cardinals ... a team that may not be lights out on offense...but is 11th in the nfl on defense...in yards allowed. the cardinals won their first 4 this year..then lost 9 in a row before beating the lions last week.. the bears are favored but it means nothing in the nfl...there are few cakewalks. the bears have lost 5 of their last 6.....if they lose one more its curtains for the playoffs. we have to get to nine win s... he is not good enoug >> i have never been to the playoffs... i understand what losing and winning is... this is a winning organization. we are close. >> more good luck for boise state in the las vegas bowl...they tossed the dice on a trick play....the double pass..and it paid off.
FOX News
Dec 13, 2012 2:00am PST
at alicia keys from last night. the 12-12-12 concert for sandy victims. flush flush the boys use capital one venture miles for their annual football trip. that's double miles you can actually use. tragically, their ddy got sacked by blackouts. but it's our tradition! that's roughing the card holder. but with the capital one venture card you get double miles you can actually use. [ cheering ] any flight, anytime. the scoreboard doesn't lie. what's in your wallet? hut! i have me on my fantasy team. >> welcome back. 43 after the hour. pro president bashar assad forces have fired missile from the capital into rebels there. it comes the same day u.s. in more than 100 countries announced for this day for the first time. it will recognize the rebels adds legitimate representatives of the syrian people. now to south africa a statue of nelson mandela will be unveiled today. the unveiling comes as the former president rae mains in the hospital. the 94-year-old has made progress over the past 24-hours. in italy could these remains be mona lisa? the dna from the bones from a convert in natur
SFGTV2
Dec 19, 2012 3:30am PST
to flush their toilets and have things go away and not be bothersome again. we do a lot to try to accomplish that. i'd like to invite you to come back any time you want. once you got this in your blood, you are not going to be able to stay away. the raging waters are fun and when we do digester cleaning i really hope you can come back. that's quite a sight. >> yeah, that sounds interesting. >> i really appreciate you coming by and it was a
ABC
Dec 26, 2012 12:00am EST
include headache, flushing, upset stomach, and abnormal vision. to avoid long-term injury, seek immediate medical help for an erection lasting more than four hours. stop taking viagra and call your doctor right away if you experience a sudden decrease or loss in vision or hearing. this is the age of taking action. viagra. talk to your doctor. this is the age of taking action. ...so as you can see, geico's customer satisfaction is at 97%. mmmm tasty. and cut! very good. people are always asking me how we make these geico adverts. so we're taking you behind the scenes. this coffee cup, for example, is computer animated. it's not real. geico's customer satisfaction is quite real though. this computer-animated coffee tastes dreadful. geico. 15 minutes could save you 15 % or more on car insurance. someone get me a latte will ya, please? we've decided to we're all having such a great year in the gulf, put aside our rivalry. 'cause all our states are great. and now is when the gulf gets even better. the beaches and waters couldn't be more beautiful. take a boat ride or just lay in the
CNBC
Dec 3, 2012 5:00pm EST
and you see the big flush day we had the flush day just this past friday where over 45 million shares traded. this is just a pop off of that right now. i don't think you have to chase it. >> new mont a drop today. >> this is a story that is company specific changing management. this is a problem management changes and coal producers are keeping the stocks down at a time when costs are rising faster than the cost of gold. gold miners i don't need to buy out of here. >> jc penney down 3%. >> the street is getting impatient with this turn around story. i like the price per square foot. do they run out of money before they renovate the rest of the stores. it is tradeable but it is popped pretty significantly. >> pop for hca up 1%. >> tiz the season. company announced a $2 special dividend today. the problem here is that they are paying up to borrow the money. i think they are getting caught up in the special dividend fiasco. >> and we get a drop for justin bieber. he definitely has a lot going for him. one thing he doesn't have is a working knowledge of america's banking institution. the
FOX News
Dec 24, 2012 12:00pm PST
. >> and i have air conditioning and flush toilets and things he didn't have because of the invisible hand. >>guest: if you took your own salary back 40 years and tried to, time traveled back to the 1960's, you would be rich as a king compared to everyone else but, however, you still could not buy a really good latte from a coffee vendor in the street or get a mobile phone signal so there are a ton of things that live has improved even over and above monetary improvements. >> so, because of this, you call yourself the rationale optimist and you wrote a book of that title. >>guest: i was fed up with pessimist. when i was a student in the 1970's the grown ups said the future of the world was bleak, oil was running out, the population explosion was unstoppable. >> there was a book "the population bomb, race to oblivion otherwise" the world would run out of oil by 1992 by natural gas, in 1994, and aluminum would be gone by 2003 and so on. >>guest: all these predictions made in the 1970's and i believed them and a lot of people i knew did, and i feel cross that no one said anything optimis
CBS
Dec 26, 2012 1:35am PST
over here. >> reporter: and the jobs stay here. >> yes. >> reporter: chinese firms flush with cash have invested $16.4 billion in the u.s. in the past decade. $1.3billion in california companies. $560million in just the past year. the chinese are boosting the golden states housing recovery. they bought one out it have every ten homes sold in the past year. >> compare to high end housing like in beijing, this is not that expensive. >> reporter: a student at the university of southern california. his parents bought him this yearly $1 million condo. they thought renting a dorm room was a waste of money. >> my parents decide to buy me a house as a investment outside china. >> reporter: jim jacobson has sold 22% of the residents to affluent chinese. >> they don't have a place to put their money. they look at their own economy as a place where it's not very stable. the housing market is not very stable either. >> reporter: so this housing complex is being built for chinese buyers. separate wok cooking rooms. no unlucky fours in the addresses. back in napa scott says chinese wealth is an
SFGTV2
Dec 27, 2012 5:00pm PST
, were all left-flush, so you end up with a little square pattern in the middle that leaves open space. one of the residents, the neighborhood has described it to me as almost a park-like feel. over here, is an alleyway. this house -- this is the back of the house. it is almost to the property line of the subject property where they seek to enlarge things. keeping that in mind i will show you a blow up of the rendering. i took it upon myself to make a small sketch, which i would like to submit at this point. :first of all, as you can see, the ramblins have a deck on the back of their house built in 1996. it has a 7' spindle wood fence to preserve privacy for themselves and their neighbors. there is a tree right on the property, on the ramblin's property on the property line. there is a bay window. right here, looking down [o-epbts/] what they propose to be a deck. there is a light well and i know there are pictures in your packet and i know we don't have a lot of time so we might not get to all of those. to the east of the property is another property with bedroom windows in the
SFGTV2
Dec 11, 2012 2:00pm PST
comes to you it's really more flushed out. also in january, one of the deliverables that they owe us is the sighting analysis. that's pretty important. one key assumption for example, and not to get into too much detail. >> i think you should get in detail in writing form to us. i think you have a sense where we are coming from. but i think it will be helpful to get in writing the deliverables so we can measure those what is appropriate and if they are timely. >> thank you, and we present that on friday. >> the rate board and come before us with that presentation. >> happy to do that. >> one other thing we could do at the next commission meeting that we always give an update. we can present the outcome of that presentation and kind of give the presentation we gave to them with their input or comments. >> by the end of the>> -- end of the year? >> okay. >> that way for those who want to read over the holidays have something to read. >> you almost said that with a straight face. >> i know, but i am anxious to get to green test bed. >> up next. barbara hale. >> barbara hale, assistance gen
SFGTV2
Dec 24, 2012 5:30pm PST
gallon reclaimed water tank where it is pumped throughout the building for toilet flushing purposes. the treatment cycle is complete and the water is reused again and again. this new building features a rainwater harvesting system. rainwater is captured from the building's roof and the children's play area along the side of the building and sent down to our disinfection room where there is a 25,000 gallon sis tern. the rainwater receives minor treatment and is used to irrigate the building's trees and landscaping. >> when we're resues using water we have on-site, we're not purchasing new water and we're also not putting sewage down into the sewer system which is costs money. this is a demonstration project of 5,000 gallons a day. it is the beginning of understanding and feeling comfortable with this technology that can be scaled up into eco districts and community scale systems, campus-type systems where in those situations when the water is reused and the numbers are much higher, 50,000, 100,000, 200,000 gallons a day, imagine the savings on that that you're getting. you're not purchasi
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 5:30pm PST
jobs stay here. re.and the jobs stay here. >> reporter: chinese firms, flush with cash, have invested $16.4 billion in the u.s. in the past decade, $1.3 billion in california companies, a record $560 million in just the past year. the chinese are also boosting the golden state's housing recovery. they've bought one out of every ean homes sold in the past year. >> compared to the high-end thiing like in beijing, this is not that expensive, though. r: reporter: di meng is a student at the university of oruthern california. his parents bought him this nearly $1 million condo at the ritz-carlton. they thought renting a dorm room was a waste of money. >> yeah, my parents decided to buy me a house as an investment outside china. >> reporter: jim jacobsen has sold 22% of the residences at the ritz to affluent chinese. >> they don't have a place to put their money. they look at their own economy as a place that is not very stable. ere housing market is not very stable there, either. orteeporter: this housing limplex in irvine, california, is being built for chinese buyers. separate w
CBS
Dec 6, 2012 1:35am PST
-miles. he bought it weeks later. new tires and a cooling system flush as part of a $2400 taxpayer bill before he bought the car. >> it's my money going to it. it's frustrating. >> sounds like we're getting ripped off. doesn't sound fair at all. we work really hard for our money. >> reporter: an unnamed source told me when lawmakers gave up their cars they got auction to dealers. lawmakers could then buy their own cars. repairs ultimately made more money. he claims lawmakers didn't take advantage of taxpayer dollars. >> oakland police have fended off the feds. the city cut a last minute deal with civil rights attorneys to avoid a takeover. they agreed to a compliance director. cbs 5 insider says both sides can claim a partial victory. >> reporter: the plaintiffs will have someone within the department to make sure that changes are made. and if they aren't made they can go to the court and ask for changes in the police chief and command staff. the city on the other hand gets to hold on to its popular police chief and gets another shot at making things good with the plaintiffs. what they
SFGTV2
Dec 10, 2012 2:00am PST
hands, flush your body with water. your safety is no. 1. direct contact with treating victims can expose you to contaminants. these people coming out of the bart might have been exposed to something, do you want to go and start touching them? do you want to let them leave? you are trying to contain them because where are they going to go? probably go to the hospital and then spread it. so call 911, warn others, direct them to wait for responders. hey, stop. help is forthcoming. if you are calling 911, just basic information you should know. is it a fire, is this a crime scene. evacuation is not always the best way. sometimes you want to stay inside your house. chemicals dropped over, this vapor cloud is coming, coming towards -- hit the golden gate bridge, one direction, now coming toward the marina. pick up your radio, tell the marina residents shelter in place. don't go to your staging area out in the marina green. shelter in place. that may be one of your options. choose a room with no windows, as few as possible. pick a room with toilet, water, phone, have it large enough for
ABC
Dec 5, 2012 11:35pm EST
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CBS
Dec 23, 2012 1:35am EST
pounds he can still get up and flush. spiders up by 12. serious rally by the patriots. there goes my hero at the buzzer. >> patriots win. down in richmond, barnett, his only triple of the game, it's a good one from downtown. the monarchs hanging in. painter following that loose rock, picks it up and scores. old dominion 63-61. >>> some redskins football now. the doctors cleared rg3 to play. in 14 hours we will see him fly up in philly. probably a good thing they held him out last week, gave him an extra week to get ready. now he faces that eagles defense that's been swiss cheese this season. but it's a tough division game and they like nothing better than to derail rg3 and the redskins. >> techniques, they're known for, aren't showing up as much. they still run them, but they changed that a little bit. but aside from that, they're still playing hard. they're still playing physical and we've got to go out and make sure we're more physical than they are. >> all right, guys, one last thing real quick. fox and nbc fighting for the cowboys redskins game next week. we don't know whether
SFGTV
Dec 10, 2012 5:30pm PST
meetings. it's at your discretion to make sure that you are comfortable with the policy that is flushed out to be put forward to our policymakers in the city. so i just wanted to make sure that you understood that it's agendized as an action item tonight, but we do that as pro forma, as part of agendizing anything that the commission may be taking action on in case you want to take action tonight, but that is not necessarily the objective tonight. >> great. >> so-so i would like to have a substantive policy discussion , make sure that you are well-informed and briefed. because it's not that simple. it has taken chris and a little while to kind of wrap our head as round it. so i want to make sure that you get a full briefing from kevin drew, from the department of environment, any information that we might be able to add. and then take a look at what some of the recommendations are and get your feedback on those and if there are any others that you think should be included. so kevin, how about if you can just come up and walk us through. >> welcome. >> thank you, my name is kevin drew. i
ABC
Dec 10, 2012 11:35pm PST
in blood pressure. side effects include headache, flushing, upset stomach, and abnormal vision. to avoid long-term injury, seek immediate medical help for an erection lasting more than four hours. stop taking viagra and call your doctor right away if you experience a sudden decrease or loss in vision or hearing. this is the age of taking action. viagra. talk to your doctor. he loves risk. but whether he's climbing everest, scuba diving the great barrier reef with sharks, or jumping into the market, he goes with people he trusts, which is why he trades with a company that doesn't nickel and dime him with hidden fees. so he can worry about other things, like what the market is doing and being ready, no matter what happens, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense, from td ameritrade. >>> "nightline" continues from new york city with bill weir. >> christmas may be a couple of weeks away. for those in charge of making sure your twirinkets and treasus make it in time, the season is happening right now. millions upon millions of packages are winging their way across the country
SFGTV2
Dec 31, 2012 6:00am PST
. and stormwater was seen as a way to flush out the sewers. through the 19th century, the combined system was considered state-of-the-art throughout the world, and is still in use in many cities today. but cities constructed these systems before treatment was the standard. and even today's largest treatment plant doesn't have the capacity to treat the sudden volumes of water rushing through a combined system during rain. the plant is overloaded, and the excess rainwater, mixed with untreated raw sewage, is diverted straight into local waterways, creating a combined sewer overflow, or cso. there are over 700 communities in the united states with combined sewer systems. the other approach was to separate wastewater from stormwater, using two pipe networks. this separate system simply carries the stormwater away from the city. but even separate systems pollute the watershed. in developed areas, concrete and other impervious services prevent water from naturally soaking into the land. as the rainwater moves over the roads and concrete expanse, it captures trash and invisible chemicals,
CBS
Dec 7, 2012 1:35am PST
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Dec 19, 2012 11:00am PST
around the television, and the television as you can see, fits very, very flush into these panels. i selected this model because it has a very warm color in it. and that influenced the finish and the color on all of the walnut in the room. the clients asked this room be a very relaxed room. so the table, for example, is very rugged. it has pull-out trays. and as i was designing this furniture, of course i had to make these chairs swivel, so they swivel around to the large screen. and this is the dining room. and as you remember, this used to be the family room on plan. but it makes a wonderful dining room, because it has a small patio at one end and a fountain and soft sounds of the fountain really add. we always knew we want wanted to have the room built around a very important art piece that the clients owned. and i took the colors from the piece, went to the marble yard and found this wonderful marble that is a soft green color from which this whole coloration stems. >>> thank you for joining me. and i hope you can see how beautifully art and design come together. >>> still ahe
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